2018 Toyota Prius gas mileage

By blogsadmin | Posted in Toyota Prius on Wednesday, July 11th, 2018 at 7:10 PM
right and rear of red toyota prius near water

The Toyota Prius is synonymous with fuel efficiency. As somewhat of a hybrid pioneer, the Prius has blown away the competition for more than a decade. Hybrid vehicles come with one expectation and one expectation only—extreme fuel efficiency. The whole point of a hybrid car is to save money on gasoline while emitting a lesser amount of harmful gasses. Check out some fuel economy specifics on the 2018 Toyota Prius below.  Read the rest of this entry »

2019 Toyota Corolla performance specs

By blogsadmin | Posted in Toyota Corolla on Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018 at 1:21 PM
white toyota corolla on rural road

We’re finally more than halfway done with 2018. Crazy how fast time moves, isn’t it? Anyway, 2018 is halfway over, but the 2019 Toyota Corolla is already making big strides. That’s right, we have the newest edition of the Corolla and it is as great as ever before. To some, what makes a car appealing is technology. Does it have all the modern features that we hope to find in our cars? The short answer is “yes,” but that’s not what we’re here for today. Performance is the name of the game for many drivers, so let’s explore the new Corolla’s engine specs.  Read the rest of this entry »

What colors are available on the 2018 Toyota C-HR?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Toyota C-HR on Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 at 3:47 PM
Profile view of red 2018 Toyota C-HR parked in building

2018 Toyota C-HR exterior paint color choices 

There aren’t many vehicles that are better suited for summer driving than the 2018 Toyota C-HR. Its quirky design cues and fun-loving attitude plays well with just about every kind of driver, and the shades that it offers are all able to conform to your personality as you head off for the fun ahead. Today we’ll be showing you the 2018 Toyota C-HR exterior paint color choices, so come on in and find the right hue for your next favorite car!   Read the rest of this entry »

Have some fun on the Monterey Bay for the Fourth of July!

By blogsadmin | Posted in Local Events on Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 5:37 PM
Faded American flag banner with "Happy Independence Day" written

2018 Independence Day Celebrations near Salinas CA 

“The rocket’s red glare, the bombs bursting in air” always takes on new meaning right about now, as we’re all eagerly anticipating the chance to get out with our friends and celebrate the 242nd birthday of our great country! Over the last almost two and a half centuries, the United States has turned into a world superpower, and it’s always great to go out and have fun in remembrance of our initial independence from the British in 1776. We know you want to get in on the action, so come to join us at some fun 2018 Independence Day Celebrations near Salinas CA on July 4th  Read the rest of this entry »

New driver assistance features with Toyota Safety Sense 2.0

By blogsadmin | Posted in New Toyota Models, Toyota Safety on Monday, June 11th, 2018 at 2:16 PM
Man buckling seat belt inside new Toyota vehicle

With each passing model year, the Toyota model line continues to wow us with its ability to stay ahead of the curve, both in terms of the high performance that you can expect out of its vehicles and how well they can do when it comes to keeping you safe and secure on board. There are a couple new driver assistance features with Toyota Safety Sense 2.0, the new safety suite available on most new Toyota models; we’ll tell you all about them today!   Read the rest of this entry »

Restaurants open for Father’s Day 2018 near Salinas CA

By blogsadmin | Posted in Local Events on Friday, June 1st, 2018 at 5:36 PM
Chairs circling a table prepared for fine dining

Tell dad to put the grill and tongs away, because, in a few short weeks, you’ll have the chance to treat him to a meal that he won’t have to prep. Father’s Day is coming up soon on June 17th, and one of the best ways to celebrate the men in your life is to head out to a high-class establishment and have some great food with even better people. There are plenty of restaurants open for Father’s Day 2018 near Salinas CA, and we’ve listed our three favorites below; enjoy! Read the rest of this entry »

Explore the 4Runner’s drivetrain options

By blogsadmin | Posted in Toyota 4Runner on Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at 8:03 PM
2018 Toyota 4Runner rear side view in red

Does the 2018 Toyota 4Runner offer All-Wheel Drive?

Here at Salinas Toyota, we want to make sure that you get everything out of your Toyota car, truck, or SUV you can. For some drivers, it might be premium interior features or styling details, but for another kind of driver, it’s all about all-terrain capabilities. While a number of other automakers and models may focus their SUV lineups towards interior features and styling, the Toyota 4Runner remains a great option for drivers looking to expand capability and off-road ready options. Does the 2018 Toyota 4Runner offer all-wheel drive? Check out this blog post, because we have the answer to this question and plenty more you might have! Read the rest of this entry »

What’s going on for Memorial Day near Salinas?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Local Events on Wednesday, May 16th, 2018 at 5:41 PM
Bald eagle face in front of American flag backdrop

2018 Memorial Day Weekend Events near Salinas CA 

Few holidays are as important in the public eye as Memorial Day, which serves as a way for us all to remember those who have gone before us and fought to help turn the United States into the brave, strong and free world superpower that it is to this day. It’s also a ceremonial start to the summer season, which means more time for us to get outside with friends and enjoy all that the Monterey Bay has to offer. With this, our Salinas Toyota team has compiled some cool 2018 Memorial Day Weekend Events near Salinas CA, that we invite all of you to come take part in! Read the rest of this entry »

Does the 2018 Toyota RAV4 have an available third row of seating?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Toyota RAV4 on Monday, May 7th, 2018 at 6:27 PM
Profile view of silver 2018 Toyota RAV4 driving on dirt waterfront road

2018 Toyota RAV4 seating capacity and interior cargo space 

When it comes to functionality, versatility and incredible style for the price, one crossover model has been able to stand above all competition. We’re talking of course about the Toyota RAV4, which has shown its ability to innovate, adapt to and keep up with changing consumer interests over each passing model year. If you and your family are looking for a brand new, sporty vehicle, you might be wondering: Does the 2018 Toyota RAV4 have an available third row of seating? We’ve got your answer today, as well as some other cool features that this crossover king brings to the table!   Read the rest of this entry »

How powerful will the 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback be?

By blogsadmin | Posted in New Toyota Models, Toyota Corolla on Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018 at 3:18 PM
Profile view of blue 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback with city skyline in background

2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback Power Ratings and Engine Upgrades 

A month ago, we introduced you to the all-new Toyota Corolla Hatchback, a new, updated and improved take on the body styling that has captivated so many drivers across the nation. We teased its overall performance a little bit, but with new developments out of the Toyota camp, we can finally show you all that this incoming hot hatch will be capable of. Come with our Salinas Toyota team today as we check out the 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback Power Ratings and Engine Upgrades!  Read the rest of this entry »